Border Patrol shelves plans for California flights

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Border Patrol on Sunday canceled flights scheduled to bring nearly 300 Central American migrants from south Texas to California for processing, but the plans could be reinstated, an official said. It was unclear why Monday’s flights for San...

Military considers shopping perk for most veterans

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The U.S. military is looking into allowing all of the nation’s veterans who served honorably to shop online at exchanges that sell discounted, name-brand goods — a perk that is currently available only to a small minority. The change...
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Countdown starts for World Cup 2nd round

The Netherlands soccer team arrive for a training session at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. The Netherlands will play Chile in a match that will decide the winner of Group B at the 2014 soccer World Cup. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E) The Netherlands...
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US draws, Belgium advances, Algeria wins

Portugal’s Silvestre Varela heads the ball past United States’ goalkeeper Tim Howard to score his side’s second goal and tie the game 2-2 during the group G World Cup soccer match between the USA and Portugal at the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus, Brazil, Sunday,...

Cleveland Orchestra To Tour Europe In September

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Orchestra will visit seven cities for its annual international concert tour in September. The tour from September 7 through September 22 will feature performances at several European festivals and at premier concert halls across the continent. The...

Scherzer, Cabrera And Tigers Sweep Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Scherzer pitched six strong innings, Miguel Cabrera homered and drove in three runs, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Cleveland Indians 10-4 on Sunday for a three-game sweep. The Tigers, swept in a three-game series at Progressive Field last month, have won...

Tigers 10, Indians 4

E_Bourn (2), A.Cabrera (14), Chisenhall (10). LOB_Detroit 9, Cleveland 9. 2B_Kinsler (23), J.Martinez (11), Castellanos 2 (17), Avila (12), Brantley 2 (19), Swisher (14). HR_Mi.Cabrera (13). SB_Kinsler (8). Tomlin pitched to 6 batters in the 5th. WP_Tomlin. Umpires_Home, Gabe...
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BRAZIL BEAT: Redemption for Algeria coach

Algeria’s head coach Vahid Halilhodzic celebrates after his side won the game 4-2 in the group H World Cup soccer match between South Korea and Algeria at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Sunday, June 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn) Algeria’s head...

Browns Agree To Deal With 2nd-rounder Bitonio

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have agreed to a deal with their second-round pick offensive lineman Joel Bitonio. Bitonio is a projected starter at guard. The 6-foot-4, 305-pound Bitonio was selected 35th overall. He appeared in 51 games at Nevada. He started his final...

Cueto Pitches Reds Past Blue Jays 4-3

CINCINNATI (AP) — Johnny Cueto pitched eight effective innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat Toronto 4-3 Sunday after Blue Jays stars Brett Lawrie and Jose Bautista exited early because of injuries. Lawrie sustained a broken right index finger when he was hit by a pitch in the...